Virginia Lake, Whanganui

(4.8/5 based on 260+ reviews on the web)
Stroll along the verdant, forest-lined shores of tranquil Virginia Lake, or stop by the onsite winter gardens, home to many tropical and exotic plants. Admire the various sculptures, feed the ducks, swans, and geese on the water, and visit their brightly colored cousins in the aviary. If you're feeling peckish, stop by the cafe for coffee and cake. Don't forget to bring coins to turn on the fountain. Use our Whanganui vacation generator to visit Virginia Lake on your trip to Whanganui, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • Deffinatly a must see. The walk around the lake is very stunning and tranquil. The scenery is beautiful and the wild life is awesome. Take some bread and feed the ducks!! Because who doesnt like to do...  more »
  • Great leisurely walk around the lake. Had a laugh feeding the ducks and geese. Lovely grounds. Great to see lots of families out and about. 
  • Very pleasant afternoon stroll, various routes to suit walking ability or time available. Deer, ducks and native bush. Worth a visit.